Fernkloof Nature Reserve
Scientific name - Moraea ramosissima
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Habitat Damp sandy or stony flats and slopes
Flowering time October to December, mainly after fire
Description Plants 50-120cm high. Corm with brown, cartilaginous tunics. Much branched. Leaves several in a two-ranked fan, linear, channeled, shiny green. Flowers yellow with darker yellow nectar guides on the outer tepals, enclosed in pale green, acute spathes. Tepals unequal, the outer larger, about 30mm long, limbs of both inner and outer tepals reflexed.
ramosissimus = very branched.
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